Commerce, Short Course | University of Canterbury | Christchurch, New Zealand
12 months
34000 NZD/year
7142 NZD/year
Tuition fee
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University of Canterbury's one-year Diploma in Commerce (DipCom) gives you the opportunity to grow your skills in many business areas.


Key facts

University of Canterbury's Commerce Diploma will suit anyone wanting to add business knowledge to their studies, or wanting professional development, but do not want to study the three-year Bachelor's degree.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Accounting
  • Business
  • Computer Science
  • Economics
  • Finance
  • Information Systems
  • Innovation
  • Management
  • Marketing

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines


TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT


120 alternative credits
  • 120 points


On Campus

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any specific GRE, GMAT or GPA grading score requirements for this programme.

English requirements

TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT

Student insurance

Make sure to cover your health, travel, and stay while studying abroad. Even global coverages can miss important items, so make sure your student insurance ticks all the following:

  • Additional medical costs (i.e. dental)
  • Repatriation, if something happens to you or your family
  • Liability
  • Home contents and baggage
  • Accidents
  • Legal aid

We partnered with Aon to provide you with the best affordable student insurance, for a carefree experience away from home.

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Other requirements

General requirements

  • Admission to UC with University Entrance (or equivalent) is required to enrol.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    34000 NZD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 34000 NZD for the full programme during 12 months.
  • National

    7142 NZD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 7142 NZD for the full programme during 12 months.

Living costs for Christchurch

1300 - 2000 NZD /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.


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